REI Switchback II Parka



Nice jacket at the start but not too durable. After…

Rating: rated 2 of 5 stars
Fabric: Nylon 2 layer Gore-Tex rip-stop
Price Paid: $200

Nice jacket at the start but not too durable. After a while it leaks a lot. I didn't even normally use it under a pack. The fabric is very thin and the jacket lacks any reinforcements. No double storm flaps also causes the jacket to leak in front during heavy rains. I think other jackets would provide a better value.

REI Switchback II Parka


The Switchback II Parka has been discontinued.

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